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The School of Whoredom, Aretino, Pietro. Foreword by Paul Bailey
181 Aretino, Pietro. Foreword by Paul Bailey The School of Whoredom
London Hesperus Press 2003 1843910365 / 9781843910367 First Thus Paperback Very Good Small Octavo 
92 pp. Light shelfwear, including a tiny dent to upper edge of back cover; all else as new. Gatefold flaps. Within Australia, postage will be lowered to $3.00 upon receipt of order. "Becoming a whore is no career for fools, well I know it, and I won't be hurried in your case; it calls for more than lifting your skirts and saying, 'Come -- I'm coming,' if you don't want to close up shop the day it opens." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Secret Life of Nuns, Aretino, Pietro. Translated by Andrew Brown
182 Aretino, Pietro. Translated by Andrew Brown The Secret Life of Nuns
London Hesperus Press 2004 1843911027 / 9781843911029 First Thus Paperback Near Fine Small Octavo 
72 pp. Light shelfwear; all else as new. Gatefold flaps. Within Australia, postage will be lowered to $2.00 upon receipt of order. "My dear Antonia, nuns, married women and whores are like a crossroads; the minute you come up to one, you spend ages wondering which way to turn." 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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183 Ariston, Michael Junkyard Bloom
Hobart Michael Ariston 1997 0646331477 / 9780646331478 First Paperback Very Good 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
135 pp. Cover a little worn and dented, but not creased. Small stain to front edge. Pages crisp, clean and tightly bound. Poems and explanatory notes. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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184 Armstrong, Diane Mosaic, a Chronicle of Five Generations
Sydney Random House 1998 0091837138 / 9780091837136 First Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
ix, 592 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not price clipped. but shows some edgewear. Edges of textblock uniformly yellowed. Previous owner's name to title page. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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185 Armstrong, Edward A. The Life and Lore of the Bird in Nature, Art, Myth, and Literature
New York Crown Publishers 1975 0517524341 / 9780517524343 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Quarto 
271 pages. Unclipped dustjacket has light general and edgewear, including chipping and wrinkling to upper edge of text block. Backstrip panel sunned. Orange cloth boards are square and unbumped, with just a small stain to the lower front cover. Internally bright, unmarked and solidly bound. 256 colour and b/w illustrations. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Conditions of Love: The Philosophy of Intimacy, Armstrong, John
186 Armstrong, John Conditions of Love: The Philosophy of Intimacy
London Penguin 2003 0140294716 / 9780140294712 Reprint Paperback Near Fine 12 mo 
166 pp. Faint yellowing to edges of text block; a few tiny dents to fore edge. All else as new. "An elegant little book -- perceptive and tender. You could do far worse than to give this to your brain as a Valentine's Day gift." -- Evening Standard 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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187 Armstrong, Judith Anya, Countess of Adelaide
Melbourne Ryan Publishing 1998 1876498005 / 9781876498009 First Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
240pp. Excellent internally. Wraps with light edgewear and minor creasing to spine. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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The Battle for God: Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam, Armstrong, Karen
188 Armstrong, Karen The Battle for God: Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam
Hammersmith HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2004 0006383483 / 9780006383482 Reprint Paperback Very Good 12 mo 
442 pp. Faint yellowing to edges of text block. Internally as new. Glossary, notes, bibliography, index. "Explains brilliantly and perceptively how and why [fundamentalists'] understanding of religion and society differs so starkly from that of their contemporaries." 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Poems, Armstrong, Philip
189 Armstrong, Philip Poems
Paperback Very Good Octavo 
49 pp. A little scuffing and faint stains to covers. Dent to lower front cover. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Signed by the author on the first page. No bibliographical details in the book. "When I had spoken one whispered very softly: 'who cares what you think'." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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190 Armytage, W.H.G. A Social History of Engineering
London Faber and Faber 1970 571092160 Reprint Paperback Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
384 pp. B&W plates section. Page edges lightly yellowed and foxed. Wraps with some general and edgewear, mostly at spine and corners. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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191 Arnold, V.H. Victorian Year-Book 1952-53 and 1953-54. No. 73
Melbourne Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics, Victorian Office Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
787 pp. Light general and edgewear to green cloth boards. Corners a little bumped; upper edge of text block a little foxed. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Two fold-out maps tipped in (the production of each district and railway map of Victoria). 
Price: 55.00 AUD
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192 Aronson, Theo Crowns in Conflict: The Triumph and the Tragedy of European Monarchy 1910-1918
London John Murray 1986 0719542790 / 9780719542794 First Hard Cover Very Good + Good + Octavo 
xiv, 222 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in clear removable sleeve, is not price clipped but has very light general and edgewear. Spine is sunned. A little faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Illustrated with b/w plates of photos and line drawings (maps) in the text. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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The Highest Knowledge, Arreaza, Aurelio
193 Arreaza, Aurelio The Highest Knowledge
Nevada City, California Blue Dolphin Publishing 1993 093189252X / 9780931892523 First Paperback Very Good Octavo 
164 pp. Very light edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "A steppingstone in humanity's evolution towards a higher quality of life." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Collected Works. Volume Four, Artaud, Antonin. Translated by Victor Corti
194 Artaud, Antonin. Translated by Victor Corti Collected Works. Volume Four
London Calder & Boyars 1974 First This Translation Hard Cover Good No Jacket Octavo 
v, 223 pp. Light scuffing to black boards. Faint yellowing to edges of text block; foxing to upper edge. Small splotches to gutters of first four pages; otherwise internally bright, unmarked, solidly bound. Contains "The Theatre and its Double", "Seraphim's Theater", "The Cenci", appendices and notes. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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The Empire Writes Back: Theory and Practice in Post-Colonial Literatures (New Accents), Ashcroft, Bill; Gareth Griffiths; Helen Tiffin
195 Ashcroft, Bill; Gareth Griffiths; Helen Tiffin The Empire Writes Back: Theory and Practice in Post-Colonial Literatures (New Accents)
London and New York Routledge 1989 0415012090 / 9780415012096 First Paperback Very Good 12 mo 
246 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Corners a little curled. Some pencilled underlining and marginalia, but only in the introduction. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. Reader's Guide; Notes; Bibliography; Index. "The experience of colonialization and the challenge of the post-colonial world have produced an explosion of new writing in English. This diverse and powerful body of literature has established a specific practice of post-colonial writing in cultures as various as India, Australia, the West Indies, Africa, and Canada, and challenges the existing canon and dominant ideas of literature and culture. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Virgin, Ashe, Geoffrey
196 Ashe, Geoffrey The Virgin
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1976 0710083424 / 9780710083425 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
vii, 261 pp. Very light general to unclipped dj, including some foxing to flaps and reverse. Faint scuffing to upper edge of text block. internally unmarked; solidly bound. Illustrated with b/w plates. The cult of the Virgin Mary. "An exciting and well-documented book which seeks to account for the facts and touches on many aspects of mythology, theology and the spirituality of women." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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197 Asimov, Isaac Opus. The Best of Isaac Asimov
London Grafton Books 1987 0586051287 / 9780586051283 Reprint Paperback Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" Tall 
672 pp. Cover is worn and creased. Interior is clean and tightly bound. Contains Opus 100 and Opus 200. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Out of the Everywhere, Asimov, Isaac
198 Asimov, Isaac Out of the Everywhere
New York Doubleday 1990 0385262019 / 9780385262019 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
238 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Corners of boards a little curled. Internally clean, bright, solidly bound. "Thoughts on science from the master." A collection of essays that originally appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction 1987-1989. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Living in the Future, Asimov, Isaac, editor
199 Asimov, Isaac, editor Living in the Future
London New English Library Ltd 1985 0450060713 / 9780450060717 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto 
288 pp. Very light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. A little discolouration to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white photos in the text. "Is our planet over-exploited? Who runs things? Is the family obsolete? Will the future be 'science fiction'? What can we do to ensure our survival?" 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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200 Aspden, George One Piece of Card
London B T Batsford Limited 1974 071342866X / 9780713428667 Reprint Soft Cover Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Derek Abbott 
First published in 1973, reprinted 1974. 95pp. Numerous b&w and colour illustrations/photos, and templates for cut-outs. An interesting and unique form of papercraft, that involves folding a single flat cut out shape into complex 3D forms. Internally in excellent condition, wraps with some minor edgewear, mostly at corners. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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